Last update on May 18, 2022

Asteroid 2022 JW2

The asteroid 2022 JW2 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 24 meters to 54 meters.

The asteroid 2022 JW2 was discovered on May 14, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Aten group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 335 days. At this time, the asteroid moves away from the Sun at a maximum distance of 168 million kilometers and approaches it at a minimum distance of 115 million kilometers.

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Approach to Earth

This year, the asteroid 2022 JW2 flew past Earth on May 04 at 07:35 at a distance of 5.91 million kilometers at a speed of 6 kilometers per second.

The next close approach of asteroid 2022 JW2 to our planet will happen on May 01, 2033. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 9.88 million kilometers.

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